Adjuncts

Adjuncts
Feb 26, 2015
Large-scale walkouts were few during National Adjunct Walkout Day, but dozens of campuses saw protests. Organizers say events brought new attention to poor wages and working conditions for those off the tenure track.

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April 2, 2012

Two new efforts are under way to gather salary data on on adjuncts and grad students. Will crowdsourcing have influence when traditional data are missing?

March 5, 2012

Boston University gives those who do a lot of the teaching the right to have a say in faculty governance.

January 3, 2012

MLA issues guide to encourage departments to consider specific questions about how they treat those off the tenure track.

December 20, 2011

A community college in Michigan will grant tenure or tenure-track status to all full-time faculty, bucking the adjunctification trend in higher ed.

December 15, 2011

Tom Emmer, who lost race for governor in Minnesota last year, loses shot at teaching spot at Hamline University, too. The reason, he says: his conservative views.

December 13, 2011

In case that critics say shows a harassment policy out of control, U. of Denver professor plans to teach the same course that got him suspended.

December 5, 2011

Grand Canyon University hires 98 adjuncts as full-time online professors in an attempt to boost student retention and faculty satisfaction.

November 11, 2011

Student veterans, when given support services at their colleges, earn better grades and show higher retention than their peers, a study finds.

November 11, 2011

Furloughs were a key issue in recent faculty strike at Southern Illinois U. -- and some unions are trying to find new ways to prevent them.

November 10, 2011

Despite an unconventional structure and a public launch in the middle of the economic downturn, Drake U. administrators are hopeful for outcome of $200 million campaign.

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